Who's Who In Classical Mythology
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Who's Who in Classical Mythology is an indispensable guide to all the Greek and Roman mythological characters, from major deities such as Athena and Bacchus, to the lesser-known wood nymphs and centaurs. Also included, of course, are the heroic mortals, figures such as Jason, Aeneas, Helen, Achilles, and Odysseus, all brought to life in a fascinating series of portraits dr...more
Hardcover, 447 pages
Published 1973 by George Weidenfeld & Nicholson
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كتابي است بسيار كاربردي و مفيد. فكر مي كنم تمامي اساطير روم و يونان باستان را گردآوري كرده است. به نظر من براي كساني كه ادبيات را حرفه اي دنبال مي كنند سودمندتر خواهد بود. چرا كه مي بينيم مثلا در مورد "ايفيژني" چند داستان وجود دارد و نويسنده هاي مختلف، هر كدام از يكي از اين داستان ها در رمان خود بهره گرفته اند. اين كتاب هم به صورت يك فرهنگنامه، آمده است همه ي اين داستان ها را در مورد هر يك از شخصيت هاي اسطوره اي بيان كرده است. مترجم بسياري از ضبط هاي ناصحيح اسامي را هم در اينجا آورده است كه آن ه...more
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Michael Grant was an English classisist, numismatist, and author of numerous popular books on ancient history. His 1956 translation of Tacitus’s Annals of Imperial Rome remains a standard of the work. He once described himself as "one of the very few freelances in the field of ancient history: a rare phenomenon". As a popularizer, his hallmarks were his prolific output and his unwillingness to ove...more
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